A Military History of Britain: From 1775 to the Present (Google eBook)

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Greenwood Publishing Group, Jan 1, 2006 - History - 191 pages
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Starting his account at a time when Britain was poised to rule the world's oceans--and much of its land as well--prolific historian Jeremy Black details the nation's involvement in global affairs from the late-18th century to the present. AMilitary History of Britain is an account of military structures and cultures, and relevant socio-political contexts, as well as of conflicts. As in all of his writing, Black seeks to challenge conventional assumptions and offer illuminating new perspectives.
  

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A military history of Britain: from 1775 to the present

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Although the subtitle indicates this book's eventual focus, Black (history, Exeter Univ.;The British Seaborne Empire ) begins this concise and comprehensive military history with an overview going ... Read full review

Contents

Imperial Rival 17751904
47
Imperial Partner 1904
105
Notes
175
Selected Further Reading
185
Index
187
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About the author (2006)

Jeremy Black is Professor of History at Exter University in the United Kingdom.

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